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Kimberly Peirce


Kimberly Peirce was born on September 8, 1967 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA. She is a director and writer, known for Boys Don't Cry (1999), Carrie (2013) and Stop-Loss (2008). See full bio »

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15 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Boys Don't Cry
Boys Don't Cry Director
(1999)
Carrie
Carrie Director
(2013)
Stop-Loss
Stop-Loss Director
(2008)

Filmography

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 2017 Six (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- Tour of Duty (2017)
 2015-2016 Halt and Catch Fire (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2016 Game of Silence (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Uninvited (2016)
 2016 American Crime (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2015 Manhattan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- 33 (2015)
 2015 TURN: Washington's Spies (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Valley Forge (2015)
 2013 Carrie
 2008 Stop-Loss
 2006 The L Word (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lifeline (2006)
 1995 Boys Don't Cry (Short)
 1994 The Last Good Breath (Short)
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Independent Film Channel (2000)

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2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Katherine Peirce | Kim Peirce
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Personal Quote:

[re ongoing sexism on male-dominated film sets] Julianne [Moore] said no other director had been spoken to the way I was spoken to. And that was amazing, because you don't go to your actors with trouble. But it means a lot when they come to you as an adult to say, 'I see what they're doing.'...With some men, I can't help but think that it's like their mother telling them to pick up their socks. ... See more »

Trivia:

Spent years developing "Silent Star", which would have been about one of early Hollywood's infamous scandals, the murder of silent film director and actor William Desmond Taylor. By the end of 2003, Peirce had the film cast with Annette Bening, Hugh Jackman and Ben Kingsley, only to balk when the studio asked her to make a $30-million movie for $20 million. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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